Food Processing Workers, All Other (51-3099)

Occupation description:  All food processing workers not listed separately

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 3943 10.30 11
United States 44,40047,700 7.4330 9101,240

Job outlook

  • Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is moderate with low employment opportunities. Read more.

2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 12.409.2110.13 11.6114.1817.03

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
347 20.635.7 25.0
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation15
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation2
UI claimants previously working in occupation5
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 311
Number of job position postings 32
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 9.7

Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training

Education: No formal educational credential Work experience: None On-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training